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Real Madrid overcome Atletico Madrid in shootout to win Super Cup

Real Madrid overcome Atletico Madrid in shootout to win Super Cup

Oblak and Courtois were the top performers in a cagey 90 minutes which forced extra time for the fifth consecutive final between the city rivals since 2013.

Jan 13, 2020, 10:25 AM IST
EPL: Sergio Aguero's record-breaking hat-trick helps Manchester City thrash Aston Villa

EPL: Sergio Aguero's record-breaking hat-trick helps Manchester City thrash Aston Villa

 Sergio Aguero became the most prolific foreign goalscorer in Premier League history with a hat-trick as Manchester City thrashed Aston Villa 6-1 to reclaim second place on Sunday.

Jan 13, 2020, 10:24 AM IST
Xavi to replace Ernesto Valverde as Barcelona boss

Xavi to replace Ernesto Valverde as Barcelona boss

The former Spanish forward is currently the manager of Qatar Stars League football club Al Sadd. When he was asked about coaching Barca, he said it is his "dream" to coach the club.

Jan 12, 2020, 19:27 PM IST
Inter go clear at top despite being held by Atalanta in Serie A tie

Inter go clear at top despite being held by Atalanta in Serie A tie

Inter are top of the table on 46 points from 19 games at the midway stage of the season.

Jan 12, 2020, 10:08 AM IST
EPL: Liverpool go 16 points clear as Roberto Firmino nets winner against Tottenham

EPL: Liverpool go 16 points clear as Roberto Firmino nets winner against Tottenham

Juergen Klopp`s unbeaten side were not at their best and had to withstand a Spurs fightback after the break but hung on for a 20th win out of 21 league games this season. 

Jan 12, 2020, 10:05 AM IST
Premier League: Depleted Newcastle hang on for 1-1 draw at Wolves

Premier League: Depleted Newcastle hang on for 1-1 draw at Wolves

Newcastle made a superb start and took a seventh-minute lead through Miguel Almiron but the lead was short-lived as Leander Dendoncker levelled for the hosts.

Jan 12, 2020, 10:02 AM IST
EPL: Chelsea rediscover home form to thrash Burnley 3-0

EPL: Chelsea rediscover home form to thrash Burnley 3-0

Chelsea made amends for recent defeats at Stamford Bridge by thumping Burnley 3-0 on Saturday with goals from Jorginho, Tammy Abraham and Callum Hudson-Odoi`s first in the Premier League.

Jan 12, 2020, 09:57 AM IST
ISL: Phil Brown sacked as Hyderabad FC head coach

ISL: Phil Brown sacked as Hyderabad FC head coach

Hyderabad FC are currently standing at the bottom with just five points from 12 matches.

Jan 11, 2020, 17:29 PM IST
Ligue 1: Kevin Strootman helps Olympique snatch late 1-0 win over PSG

Ligue 1: Kevin Strootman helps Olympique snatch late 1-0 win over PSG

Rennes have now failed to beat Marseille in their last five Ligue 1 encounters.

Jan 11, 2020, 09:49 AM IST
Premier League: Sheffield United up to fifth spot after win over West Ham

Premier League: Sheffield United up to fifth spot after win over West Ham

Sheffield United moved up three places into fifth with 32 points from 22 games, four points behind fourth-placed Chelsea.

Jan 11, 2020, 09:32 AM IST
Harry Kane set to be sidelined for three months with hamstring injury

Harry Kane set to be sidelined for three months with hamstring injury

The 26-year-old striker sustained the injury during Tottenham's 0-1 defeat to Southampton in their recent Premier League clash at St. Mary's Stadium. 

Jan 10, 2020, 21:57 PM IST
Atletico Madrid stun Barcelona to reach Super Cup final

Atletico Madrid stun Barcelona to reach Super Cup final

Atletico Madrid pulled off a stunning turnaround to beat Barcelona 3-2 in an enthralling Spanish Super Cup tie in Saudi Arabia and book their place in the final of the revamped competition where they

Jan 10, 2020, 15:55 PM IST
UK government 'very angry' at FA deal with bookmaker: Sports Minister

UK government 'very angry' at FA deal with bookmaker: Sports Minister

The deal, agreed in 2017 through third party IMG, has attracted widespread criticism and a spokesman for Prime Minister Boris Johnson said the FA "should reconsider" it.

Jan 09, 2020, 19:28 PM IST
Indian women's football league to commence from January 24

Indian women's football league to commence from January 24

The fourth edition of the tournament will see 12 teams from across the country fight it out for top honours in the Indian women`s club football.

Jan 09, 2020, 18:47 PM IST
Italian football legend Daniele de Rossi hangs up his boots

Italian football legend Daniele de Rossi hangs up his boots

AS Roma legend and Italian star Daniele de Rossi has bid adieu to football, thus calling curtains on his illustrious 18-year-long career. 

Jan 07, 2020, 19:15 PM IST
Serie A: Romelu Lukaku's brace gives Inter Milan impressive win against Napoli

Serie A: Romelu Lukaku's brace gives Inter Milan impressive win against Napoli

Lautaro Martinez was also on target for Inter who lead the standings on goal difference from Juventus, who beat Cagliari 4-0 earlier on Monday, with both teams on 45 points. 

Jan 07, 2020, 15:00 PM IST
Arsenal edge past Leeds in FA Cup third round

Arsenal edge past Leeds in FA Cup third round

Arsenal, who have won the world`s oldest cup competition a record 13 times -- but lost to Leeds in the 1972 final -- will visit Bournemouth in the fourth round.

Jan 07, 2020, 14:47 PM IST
Cristiano Ronaldo's first hat-trick for Juventus in Serie A is his 56th

Cristiano Ronaldo's first hat-trick for Juventus in Serie A is his 56th

Cristiano Ronaldo, the five-time Ballon d'Or winner, converted from the penalty spot in the 67th minute and completed the triple in the 82nd with an assist from Douglas Costa. With 45 points from 18

Jan 07, 2020, 13:47 PM IST
Diego Maradona in line to be named Venezuela head coach

Diego Maradona in line to be named Venezuela head coach

Argentinian legend Diego Maradona is in line to replace Rafael Dudamel as the head coach of the Venezuela football national team.

Jan 06, 2020, 12:35 PM IST
Series A: Andrea Belotti's brace gives Torino 2-0 away win to AS Roma

Series A: Andrea Belotti's brace gives Torino 2-0 away win to AS Roma

Torino captain Andrea Belotti scored at the end of each half to give his midtable side a 2-0 win away to fourth-placed AS Roma as the hosts lost ground on the leading Serie A pack on Sunday.

Jan 06, 2020, 10:35 AM IST